The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Security Operations Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Operations Analyst
Rank 800 878 912
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Operations Analyst 85 73 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.094% 0.071% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.074% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 71 66 37
Median salary £52,500 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £45,750 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-15.84% -10.73%
Security Operations Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87086 98244 104666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74003 82364 85193
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Security Operations Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

Security Operations Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Trend in England

Security Operations Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Security Operations Analyst Salary Histogram in England

Security Operations Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Operations Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 47 £60,000 -7.69% 2
West Midlands +5 15 £37,500 -25.00% 2
South East +23 8 £44,000 -2.22% 1
East of England +8 6 £55,000 +15.78% 1
South West +12 5 £38,500 -27.69%
Yorkshire - 4 £30,000 -
Security Operations Analyst
UK

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Security Operations Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Security Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 108 (86.40%) Security Operations
2 75 (60.00%) CISSP
3 62 (49.60%) Firewall
4 60 (48.00%) SIEM
5 56 (44.80%) Information Security
6 40 (32.00%) CEH
7 37 (29.60%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (29.60%) Network Security
8 35 (28.00%) Unix
9 32 (25.60%) CCNP
9 32 (25.60%) CCNA
10 31 (24.80%) CISM
11 30 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 29 (23.20%) Windows
13 28 (22.40%) SANS
14 27 (21.60%) ITIL
14 27 (21.60%) Management Information System
15 24 (19.20%) Wireshark
15 24 (19.20%) Cybersecurity
16 23 (18.40%) Cisco
17 22 (17.60%) HP
17 22 (17.60%) Finance
17 22 (17.60%) Vulnerability Management
17 22 (17.60%) Security Operations Centre
18 21 (16.80%) PCI DSS
18 21 (16.80%) TCP/IP
18 21 (16.80%) Linux
18 21 (16.80%) MCSE
18 21 (16.80%) Python
18 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification

Security Operations Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.60%) IIS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 62 (49.60%) Firewall
2 37 (29.60%) Network Security
3 24 (19.20%) Wireshark
4 21 (16.80%) TCP/IP
5 11 (8.80%) WAN
6 10 (8.00%) LAN
6 10 (8.00%) tcpdump
7 9 (7.20%) DNS
7 9 (7.20%) HTTP
7 9 (7.20%) Internet
7 9 (7.20%) SMTP
7 9 (7.20%) SSL
7 9 (7.20%) VLAN
7 9 (7.20%) VPN
8 8 (6.40%) MPLS
8 8 (6.40%) WLAN
9 6 (4.80%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (4.00%) SAN
11 1 (0.80%) Telnet
11 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (1.60%) DB2
2 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (17.60%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Banking
3 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.60%) Law
5 6 (4.80%) Electronics
5 6 (4.80%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.80%) Marketing
6 4 (3.20%) Back Office
6 4 (3.20%) Games
6 4 (3.20%) Music Industry
6 4 (3.20%) Online Betting
6 4 (3.20%) Retail
7 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.60%) Management Information System
2 22 (17.60%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (6.40%) Online Banking
3 8 (6.40%) RSA SecurID
4 6 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.80%) Shadow IT
5 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.20%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (3.20%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.20%) Social Network
7 3 (2.40%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.40%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.60%) PKI
9 1 (0.80%) Derivative
9 1 (0.80%) Equities
9 1 (0.80%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.80%) SCADA
9 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.00%) Unix
2 29 (23.20%) Windows
3 21 (16.80%) Linux
4 8 (6.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.60%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (86.40%) Security Operations
2 60 (48.00%) SIEM
3 56 (44.80%) Information Security
4 27 (21.60%) ITIL
5 24 (19.20%) Cybersecurity
6 22 (17.60%) Vulnerability Management
7 20 (16.00%) Incident Management
8 19 (15.20%) Penetration Testing
9 17 (13.60%) Risk Management
10 16 (12.80%) Security Architecture
11 14 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (11.20%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (9.60%) Security Management
13 11 (8.80%) Malware Analysis
13 11 (8.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 10 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
15 9 (7.20%) Change Management
15 9 (7.20%) Digital Forensics
15 9 (7.20%) Problem Management
16 8 (6.40%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.80%) Python
2 14 (11.20%) C
2 14 (11.20%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.40%) SQL
5 2 (1.60%) C++
5 2 (1.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (60.00%) CISSP
2 40 (32.00%) CEH
3 37 (29.60%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (25.60%) CCNA
4 32 (25.60%) CCNP
5 31 (24.80%) CISM
6 28 (22.40%) SANS
7 21 (16.80%) MCSE
7 21 (16.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (16.00%) Degree
8 20 (16.00%) SSCP
9 14 (11.20%) CompTIA Security+
9 14 (11.20%) Security+ Certification
10 12 (9.60%) GCIH
11 11 (8.80%) CISMP
12 10 (8.00%) CCSA
12 10 (8.00%) GIAC
13 9 (7.20%) GCIA
14 6 (4.80%) CCSP
14 6 (4.80%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (24.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (16.80%) PCI DSS
3 13 (10.40%) COBIT
4 8 (6.40%) ISO27002
5 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.80%) Active Directory
1 11 (8.80%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (12.00%) QRadar
2 14 (11.20%) Nessus
2 14 (11.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (18.40%) Cisco
2 22 (17.60%) HP
3 19 (15.20%) ArcSight
4 17 (13.60%) Symantec
5 16 (12.80%) Splunk
6 14 (11.20%) CheckPoint
6 14 (11.20%) IBM
6 14 (11.20%) Red Hat
6 14 (11.20%) SolarWinds
7 10 (8.00%) LogRhythm
8 9 (7.20%) VMware
9 8 (6.40%) Qualys
9 8 (6.40%) Riverbed
10 7 (5.60%) ProCurve
11 6 (4.80%) EMC
11 6 (4.80%) Juniper
11 6 (4.80%) SAP
11 6 (4.80%) SevOne
12 2 (1.60%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.60%) Palo Alto
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